‘Operation Swiper’ takes down largest ID theft ring in U.S. history
News Toni Cimino 10/11/2011 at 11:53AM

It was the largest identity theft takedown in U.S. history. Last week, 111 people — members of five organized forged credit card and identity theft rings based in Queens and having ties to Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East – were charged in 10 indictments with stealing the personal credit information of thousands of [...]